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Another Facebook bug may have exposed millions of users’ private photos to app developers

The issue may have affected as many as 6.8 million users.<p>Facebook disclosed another software bug on Friday that may have exposed some users’ private photos to app developers without their permission. The bug, which was live for 12 days in September, may have impacted as many as 6.8 million …

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Feds join suit agains Sutter Health over inflated Medicare payments

The complaint alleges that Sutter submitted unsupported diagnoses, which overstated the medical risk of patients and led to inflated payments. …

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Microsoft sounds an alarm over facial recognition technology

How Chinese-style monitoring could come to the United States<p>Sophisticated facial-recognition technology is at the heart of many of China’s more dystopian security initiatives. With 200 million surveillance cameras — more than four times as many in the United States — China’s facial-recognition …

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More U.S. beef is recalled because of possible salmonella contamination - Los Angeles Times

More U.S. beef is being recalled because it may be contaminated with salmonella.<p>The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Tuesday that a unit of Brazil's JBS is now recalling a total of more than 12 million pounds of raw beef that was shipped around the United States.<p>JBS Tolleson in Arizona already …

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To the Board of Wells Fargo

Shared via Kindle. Description: The financial fraud team seems to take a special approach to Wells Fargo, where they fraud debit card, check writing, …

Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System--and Themselves

Shared via Kindle. Description: Brand New for 2018: an updated edition featuring a new afterword to mark the 10th anniversary of the financial crisis …

How Big Banks Fail and What to Do about It

Shared via Kindle. Description: Dealer banks--that is, large banks that deal in securities and derivatives, such as J. P. Morgan and Goldman …

Wells Fargo computer glitch blamed as hundreds lose their homes

Wells Fargo says a computer glitch is partly to blame for an error affecting an estimated 545 customers who lost their homes. The giant bank filed …

Wells Fargo

Quora says hackers stole up to 100 million users’ data

Including names, emails, and private messages<p>Quora said it discovered last week that hackers broke into its systems and were able to make off with data on up to 100 million users. That data could have included a user’s name, email address, and an encrypted version of their password. If a user …

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Never before have I seen blind anger like this on the streets of Paris

France is a republic that was founded in popular violence. Politics runs to the street here more rapidly than in any other western democracy. I’ve lived in France for 22 years and have witnessed street protests by workers, farmers, wine producers, truck drivers, railway employees, university …

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This Map Shows the Safest (and Least Safe) Cities in America

Travel<p>By James Chrisman Published On 12/03/2018<p>@james_chrisman2<p>By James Chrisman @james_chrisman2 Published On 12/03/2018<p>Thinking about safety isn't …

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EXCLUSIVE: FBI Raids Home Of Whistleblower On Clinton Foundation, Lawyer Says

10:30 PM 11/29/2018 | Investigative Group<p><b>The FBI raided the home of a whistleblower who was in possession of documents regarding the Clinton</b> …

Clinton Foundation

My Fox Ate My Alarm Clock (An exciting fantasy for children ages 8-12)

Shared via Kindle. Description: Age Level: 8 and up | Grade Level: 3rd and up A talking fox is so awesome! My name is Jonah Johnson, and I'm in the …

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League of Denial: The NFL, Concussions, and the Battle for Truth

Shared via Kindle. Description: “PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYERS DO NOT SUSTAIN FREQUENT REPETITIVE BLOWS TO THE BRAIN ON A REGULAR BASIS.” So …

Truth Doesn't Have a Side: My Alarming Discovery about the Danger of Contact Sports

Shared via Kindle. Description: One day in 2002 the fifty-year old body of former Pittsburgh Steeler and hall of famer Mike Webster was laid on a …

Brainwashed: The Bad Science Behind CTE and the Plot to Destroy Football

Shared via Kindle. Description: The outcry surrounding CTE is missing something critical: the science to justify it. When post-concussion syndrome …

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Jury delivers $25.5 million 'statement' to Aetna to change its ways

<b>(CNN) —</b> An Oklahoma jury has awarded $25.5 million to the family of a cancer patient denied coverage by Aetna, with jurors saying that the insurer acted "recklessly" and that the verdict was meant as a message for Aetna to change its ways.<p>The award is believed to be the largest verdict in an …

Falling Short: The Coming Retirement Crisis and What to Do About It

Shared via Kindle. Description: The United States faces a serious retirement challenge. Many of today's workers will lack the resources to retire at …

The most dangerous volcanoes in the U.S., according to the government

Science & Innovation<p>The first update to government rankings since 2005 uses multiple factors to reveal the potential severity of impacts from future eruptions.<p>In the wake of its recent fiery rampage, it's perhaps no surprise that Kīlauea in Hawaii tops the list as the most dangerous volcano in the …

Startling new research finds large buildup of heat in the oceans, suggesting a faster rate of global warming

The world’s oceans have been soaking up far more excess heat in recent decades than scientists realized, suggesting that Earth could be set to warm even faster than predicted in the years ahead, according to new research published Wednesday.<p>Over the past quarter-century, Earth’s oceans have …

Facebook prototypes Unsend 6 months after Zuckerberg retracted messages

In April, TechCrunch broke the news that some of Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook messages were deleted from recipients’ inboxes in what some saw as a violation of user trust. Then, Facebook suddenly announced that it would actually build this Unsend functionality for everyone. Then six months went by …

Here’s how to find out if your Facebook was hacked in the breach

Are you one of the 30 million users hit by Facebook’s access token breach announced two weeks ago? Here’s how to find out.<p>Facebook breach saw 15M users’ names & contact info accessed, 14M’s bios too<p>Visit this Facebook Help center link while logged in: …

Facebook’s massive security hack was smaller than reported, but 29 million people still had their personal info stolen

The FBI is investigating.<p>Facebook says the security breach it announced late last month impacted fewer people than initially expected, though hackers still collected personal data from 29 million users.<p>Facebook reported Friday that 30 million accounts were compromised in the September breach in …

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Social media's mob mentality is robbing our children of character

<b>A ban on smartphones at our school proved popular with parents and pupils alike</b><p>I recently told a group of my pupils that when I was growing up, there were not only no mobile phones, but no answering machines, so when you rang someone and they weren’t at home, it just rang and rang. “But what did …

NASA is trying to figure out how to contain a supervolcano that could destroy humanity

• Yellowstone erupts roughly every 600,000 years, and it's about 600,000 years since it last exploded.<br>• An eruption at Yellowstone National Park could lead to the end of human civilisation.<br>• But the NASA has a plan that could prevent such an explosion and could also create a geothermal plant to generate …

The Big Hack: How China Used a Tiny Chip to Infiltrate U.S. Companies

In 2015, Amazon.com Inc. began quietly evaluating a startup called Elemental Technologies, a potential acquisition to help with a major expansion of …

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